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Hobb's Cafe

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Monsal Head, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1NL, England
+44 1629 640346
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10:00 - 16:00
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Wed - Sun 10:00 - 16:00
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As a family, we have visited Hobb's Cafe regularly over the years and always found a warm welcome and great food. A visit here usually warrants a photo sent to everyone else in the family to make them jealous! On the most recent occasion, they provided breakfast for 16 of us the day after a family wedding in the area.... More 

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Derby, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016

Warm scone, clotted cream, straws jam, tea with extra hot water, friendly helpful service, warm real fire, v clean, wonderful views. Very pleasant - I've read some of the other reviews, people complain about the prices being high. Pot of tea for 2 + scone for about £8; that's not cheap but this is a quality place, so perhaps be... More 

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Thank Ian E
Exeter, United Kingdom
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129 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Monsal trail walking with a stop at Hobbs cafe!! Great views, great coffee and great soup!! Really good place to grab a spot of lunch.

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Thank markallen79
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

Had the sticky ginger cake (absolutely amazing) and a pot of decaffeinated tea. We managed to sit outside and admire the view over the Mensal trail. Both were brought out to us, and staff were friendly.

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Thank Cee28
Stowmarket
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97 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

You will never taste a better, more melt- in- the- mouth cheese scone anywhere! The range of different and beautiful gifts in the shop is fantastic. the views are to die for- what's not to like?

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Thank HeatherStowmarket
Matlock, United Kingdom
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77 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

Been here a few times for drinks, efficient friendly service with small craft shop nice place for tea and cakes

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Thank Michelle D
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Welcomed by friendly staff and enjoyed a delicious lunch in the middle of a day of cycling . Very pretty gifts for sale and tastefully decorated rooms. Thanks

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Thank Pat186262
Derby, United Kingdom
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147 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

The first thing that catches your eyes is the breathtaking view of Monsal Head, which you can walk around to your hearts content. However, as myself and my partner entered this delightful cafe, we were greeted by a very welcoming and friendly gentleman who took our order and served us our drinks at the table. Can't wait to come back... More 

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Hertfordshire
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42 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

We had a cream tea, sitting in front of this cafe overlooking a great view of the Peak District. We ordered inside and they brought our tea and scones out to our table, with the tea delightfully served in a proper china tea pot. It is a very popular cafe with walkers, cyclists and tourists but it still retains it's... More 

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Mold
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70 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Had a lovely spiced tea cake and coffee nefire setting off on monsal trail. Friendly staff. Tea cake came with loads of buyter and Strawberry jam.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, British
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 16:00
Thursday
10:00 - 16:00
Friday
10:00 - 16:00
Saturday
10:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Monsal Head, Peak District National Park, Bakewell DE45 1NL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Peak District National Park  >  Bakewell
  • Phone Number: +44 1629 640346
Description
Cafe and craft centre with stunning views over Monsal Dale.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?